Terraplane Blues is the 1999 Lehigh Valley Blues Competition Winner and 2000 International Blues Challenge Finalist, the largest battle of the bands in the world!
Think sweaty dancers, raunchy rhythm, mean slide guitar, heartfelt vocals, gritty harp and loads of fun...this is what Terraplane Blues is all about. We take you back to the delta during those juke joint times and have you forgettin' all your worries and feelin' what it is like to have a passionate time.
One fan says: jaw-dropping and gritty that's Terraplane Blues! Another says, food for the soul That must be why they performed with and opened for many legends including Buddy Guy, Big Bill Morgenfield, Keb Mo, Taj Mahal, Louisiana Red, Johnnie Basset, Chuck Berry, Little Richard, & Jerry Lee Lewis.
This 4-year-old six-piece band is comprised of well-respected musicians including a female vocalist, rhythm and lead/slide guitarists, bassist, harmonica player, and female drummer, all based out of New Jersey. They have been featured in over 20 publications with performances in NJ, NY, PA, TN, and NC.
When you hear this authentic blues band, you will hear many great influences as Koko Taylor, Big Mama Thorton, Etta James, Janis Joplin', Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters, Robert Johnson, and Willie Dixon.